Five reasons why Europe has already lost the 5G race

There are many who talk about 5G but few, says John Strand of Strand Consult, have described what it takes to create a healthy 5G market with network deployment, service development, business models and customer demand.

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Extreme Networks introduces AI powered edge network solution to accelerate business transformation for enterprise customers

The convergence of technology, users and devices at the network edge, coupled with insatiable demand for secure, reliable connectivity, has created unprecedented complexity for enterprise IT teams that need to manage it all.

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The global collaboration of companies at the 5th Global 5G Event to path new ways for 5G Technology on the Horizon

At the convening of the global 5G leaders at the 5th Global 5G Event, 5G New Horizons Wireless Symposium, path-breaking discussions provided collaboration and verification of trials of new technologies that are needed to deploy the next generation of 5G technology.

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OSPT Alliance launches CIPURSE training program with FIME

Global technical association, OSPT Alliance has collaborated with FIME to develop and launch a technical training program. It will educate security, ID, payment, access control and transport players on the benefits of the CIPURSE™ open standard for new implementations and existing systems.

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Major Tier-1 operator selects Iskratel technology for network upgrade

Iskratel, the European provider of communications solutions for the digital transformation, announced its Innbox G108 home gateway is being used in a next-generation PON trial by one of the leading EMEA Tier-1 operators involved in the CORD (Central Office Re-architected as a Datacentre) project.

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Tripwire debuts early access program for Container Analyser Service

Tripwire, Inc., a global provider of security and compliance solutions for enterprises and industrial organisations, announced the debut of its Container Analyser Service. This DevOps solution for scanning vulnerabilities in the build phase is now available for beta customers.

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5G boost won’t save vanishing wireless connectivity revenue growth, says Strategy Analytics

There will be 9.0 billion user-linked subscriptions to wireless services by 2023, up from 7.7 billion today according to new forecasts from Strategy Analytics’ Service Provider Group. The new report, “Worldwide Cellular User Forecasts 2018-2023” predicts that 5G adoption will follow a comparable path to that seen by 4G LTE,

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Hortonworks introduces Operational Services to simplify and accelerate the journey to data-driven insights

Hortonworks, Inc., a provider of global data management solutions, has introduced Hortonworks Operational Services to help customers manage big data deployments and more quickly maximise the value of their data.

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Huawei releases complete range of full-scenario 5G wireless product solutions at MWC 2018

Huawei has released a complete range of full-scenario 5G wireless product solutions at the 2018 Mobile World Congress (MWC). These products support all 5G frequency bands and cover different types of sites including tower sites, pole-mounted sites, and small cells to suit deployment needs in diverse scenarios.

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u-blox’s NB-IoT module certified for use in hazourdous environments now enters initial production

u-blox, a provider in wireless and positioning modules and chips, announced that its SARA-N2 NB-IoT module series is entering initial production. In addition to being certified for use in Europe, Asia and Australia, the module has received ATEX certification for deployment

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TEOCO and SIRADEL partner to launch ASSET 5G

TEOCO, provider of planning & optimisation, assurance and analytics solutions to over 300 communication service providers (CSPs) worldwide, and SIRADEL, advanced wireless propagation expert, partner to launch combined 5G mmWave design and optimisation solutions.

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ip.access addresses the TV white space and fixed access markets as part of Microsoft-led Project Belgrade

ip.access, an independent small cell solution provider is happy to announce its participation in Project Belgrade, an initiative of the worldwide leader in software, services, devices and solutions, Microsoft. The project successfully demonstrates affordable internet connectivity for the unconnected using TV white space (TVWS) spectrum.

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Huawei full series of scenario-based Massive MIMO AAUs products to be released at MWC 2018

At the pre-MWC briefing in London, Huawei revealed that a full series of scenario-based Massive MIMO AAU (MM AAU) products would be released at the MWC 2018. These products accommodate various 5G deployment scenarios and make operators ready for 5G in advance based on 4G networks.

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Sicap’s VoLTE device entitlement server automates handset configuration and speeds up the service uptake

Sicap Schweiz AG, the global mobile device management vendor announced that its Device Management Centre (DMC), in use by more than 70 global mobile operators, has been enhanced with a fully standard compliant voice over LTE (VoLTE), Video over LTE (ViLTE), Voice over Wi-Fi and Rich Communications Suite (RCS) Device Entitlement Server (DES) functionalities.

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Blue Danube Systems delivers revolutionary multi-band and multi-standard massive MIMO systems

Blue Danube Systems, a provider of intelligent wireless access solutions that help mobile operators address the challenge of explosive data growth, introduced its second-generation 5G-ready Massive MIMO system, the BeamCraft™ 600 series.

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Zyxel expands in-building offering ahead of Mobile World Congress 2018

Zyxel Communications will host the global debut of two new CAT5Distributed Antenna System (DAS) in-building coverage solutions at this year’s Mobile World Congress –enabling service providers to quickly solve connectivity limitations within small-to-medium buildings.

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